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Houston Grand Opera

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Works: 111 works in 239 publications in 2 languages and 6,276 library holdings
Genres: Operas  Fiction  Drama  Film adaptations  Romance films  Psychological fiction  Live sound recordings  Coming-of-age films  Western stories  Children's films 
Roles: Performer, Production personnel, Producer, Artist
Classifications: PS3537.T3234, 782.1
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Porgy and Bess by George Gershwin( Sound Recording )
20 editions published between 1977 and 2012 in English and held by 862 libraries worldwide
"The first complete recording of the opera based on Gershwin's original score, restoring the material cut by Gershwin during rehearsals for the New York premiere in 1935, was made by the Cleveland Orchestra under Lorin Maazel in 1976, in time for the U.S. Bicentennial"--Wikipedia (Feb 2007)
Dead man walking by Jake Heggie( file )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 355 libraries worldwide
The song of Majnun : opera in one act by Bright Sheng( file )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 345 libraries worldwide
Highlights from George Gershwin's Porgy and Bess by George Gershwin( file )
7 editions published in 1983 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 296 libraries worldwide
The refuge by Christopher Theofanidis( file )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 274 libraries worldwide
Treemonisha : an opera in three acts by Scott Joplin( visu )
19 editions published between 1976 and 2017 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 271 libraries worldwide
Presents the only surviving opera written by jazz composer Scott Joplin. Combines European opera, African dance and American popular music forms to depict late 19th century Black rural social life
Cruzar la cara de la luna = To cross the face of the moon by Pepe Martínez( file )
3 editions published in 2011 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 269 libraries worldwide
Jackie O by Michael Daugherty( file )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 228 libraries worldwide
Scott Joplin's Treemonisha : original cast recording by Scott Joplin( file )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 226 libraries worldwide
The story of Treemonisha, who, because of her education, becomes a leader of her people in up country Arkansas in the later half of the 19th century
George Gershwin's Porgy and Bess by George Gershwin( file )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 225 libraries worldwide
A composer's notes : Philip Glass and the making of an opera ( visu )
9 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in English and held by 213 libraries worldwide
Details the background of Glass's opera Akhnaten as it was produced simultaneously in Germany and the United States. Glass provides ongoing commentary as the viewer is taken from background research in Egypt, to staging and preparation, including discussions with both directors and leads, and to opening nights in Stuttgart and Houston
The little prince : an opera based on the book by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry by Rachel Portman( visu )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 201 libraries worldwide
An operatic interpretation of the children's book The Little Prince (Le Petit Prince) written by Antoine de Saint-Exupery
Of mice and men by John Steinbeck( Sound Recording )
5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 194 libraries worldwide
In depression-era California, two migrant workers dream of better days on a spread of their own until an act of unintentional violence leads to tragic consequences
Little women by Mark Adamo( visu )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 154 libraries worldwide
"Based on Louisa May Alcott's enduringly popular novel about the adventures of Meg, Jo, Beth, and Amy in civil-war era New England, Mark Adamo's opera 'Little women' has been performed in more than 70 national and international engagements since its 1998 premiere by Houston Grand Opera and has achieved the status of an American classic"--Container
Florencia en el Amazonas by Daniel Catán( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2002 in Spanish and held by 145 libraries worldwide
Resurrection by Tod Machover( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 132 libraries worldwide
Cold Sassy tree by Carlisle Floyd( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 132 libraries worldwide
The Dracula diary : an opera macbre by Robert Moran( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 93 libraries worldwide
Treemonisha by Scott Joplin( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1976 in Undetermined and English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Grand Opera
HGO
Houston Grand Opera groupe de musique américain
Houston Grand Opera grupo musical estadounidense
Houston Grand Opera muziekgroep uit Verenigde Staten van Amerika
Houston grand opera. Orchestra
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Languages
English (104)
Spanish (6)
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